Russia targets 1xBet in investigation into illegal gambling tech hub

Authorities allege over £680m in illegal bets taken over five-year period as regional gambling centre raided

Russian authorities have raided a large-scale tech hub allegedly being used by 1xBet amid claims the firm processed more than RUB65bn (£680m) in illegally placed bets over a five-year period. Authorities claim three individuals working within the site received cash payments from Russian citizens, with accounts subsequently being created on the 1xBet site and bets…

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